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North Carolina


Duke University, J.D., magna cum laude, 2006; Editor-in-Chief, Duke Law Journal, 2005-06

Pomona College, B.A., 1997


Adam Doerr counsels and advocates for individuals and companies involved in significant business disputes and high-stakes litigation. His experience includes class actions, shareholder and corporate governance disputes, appeals in state and federal courts, health care litigation and other complex commercial cases. Adam frequently handles cases raising fraud, misrepresentation, and unfair and deceptive trade practice issues, including the complex, multifaceted litigation that arises following the collapse of pyramid and Ponzi schemes. He litigates in the North Carolina Business Court and other state courts, and he represents parties in federal courts in North Carolina and around the country.

Adam co-chairs the firm's Class Actions and Appellate practice groups, and he serves as a member of the Appellate Rules Committee of the North Carolina Bar Association.

Honors & Awards


  • Law Clerk, The Honorable Stanley Marcus, U.S. Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit, 2006-07



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Professional Affiliations

  • North Carolina Bar Association Appellate Rules Committee Member, 2015-present
  • North Carolina Bar Association Constitutional Rights & Responsibilities Section, Council Member, 2016-18
  • Mecklenburg County Bar, Diversity & Inclusion Committee, 2016-present; Vice Chair, 2018-19
  • Charlotte Legal Diversity Clerkship, Co-Chair

Community Affiliations

  • Sustain Charlotte, Board of Directors, 2014-present
  • Leadership Charlotte, Class 39
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